Russian citizens face criminal prosecution should they fail to notify the RF Federal Migration Service (FMS) that they hold foreign citizenship, a residence permit or "long-term" visa.
The law has... Read more »
Detention Action v Secretary of State for the Home Department
The Home Office's Detained Fast Track System (DFT) is held to carry "an unacceptably high risk of unfairness"... Read more »
Skraba v Regional Court in Nowy Sacz Poland  EWHC 2193 (Admin)
On 3 July 2014 the High Court issued an important ruling regarding costs in extradition proceedings .
In recent years,... Read more »
Historically, The United Kingdom did not allow nationality to be passed on to a child born outside the United Kingdom by their mother. Only the child's father could confer a right of citizenship... Read more »
A number of changes were recently made to the Immigration Rules. All changes mentioned below are effective from 6 April 2014 unless otherwise stated.
The UK Border Agency (UKBA) website... Read more »
Since 2002, 42 people have had their British Citizenship revoked by the UK government . The majority of revocations are believed to have been on national security grounds, and 15 of those affected... Read more »
New Maintenance Requirements for all Points Based System visa categories from 1 July 2014 - Are you ready?
As reported earlier, the Home Office has, on 6 April 2014, introduced a range of changes... Read more »
The committee of MPs that scrutinises the work of the Home Office - called the Home Affairs Committee (HAC) of the House of Commons - has made a surprising and unwarranted recommendation in respect... Read more »
Chairman of the Home Office's Migration Advisory Committee says the government has been "giving away" visas to some of the world's wealthiest people. More than 850 Russian oligarchs and Chinese millionaires... Read more »
For weeks now, Ukraine has been in the grip of increasingly violent protests bringing together tens of thousands of people throughout the country in vast opposition against President Viktor Yanukovych... Read more »
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